Genus: Heliotropium L.

Family: Boraginaceae
  Subfamily: Heliotropioideae
Altfamily: Heliotropiaceae
Common names: heliotrope
Genus number: 5496
Last updated: 02-Apr-2006
Accession Count: 18

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 2003. (Pulmonaria)
  • Diane, N. et al. 2002. A systematic analysis of Heliotropium, Tournefortia, and allied taxa of the Heliotropiaceae (Boraginales) based on ITS1 sequences and morphological data. Amer. J. Bot. 89:287-295.
  • Hilger, H. H. & N. Diane 2003. A systematic analysis of Heliotropiaceae (Boraginales) based on trnL and ITS1 sequence data. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 125:19-51.
  • Luebert, F. et al. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships and morphological diversity in neotropical Heliotropium (Heliotropaceae). (Taxon) 60:663-680.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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